Mexican leader guarded about tariff retention bid

National Apr 11, 2013

Mexican leader guarded about tariff retention bid

Visiting Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto reacted guardedly Wednesday to Japan's attempt to retain tariffs on rice and some other farm products under the Trans-Pacific Partnership free-trade agreement. "For items each country wants to withhold (from tariff elimination) and differences between countries, separate negotiating tables ...

Mexican President Pena Nieto backs Japan's TPP bid

National / Politics Apr 9, 2013

Mexican President Pena Nieto backs Japan's TPP bid

by Reiji Yoshida

Visiting Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto expressed his support for Japan's participation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership free-trade talks Monday in Tokyo, signing a joint statement with Prime Minster Shinzo Abe to further expand the bilateral relationship between the two countries. Mexico is the seventh country ...